There are a number of limitations with dynamic disks. They can be used only with Windows 2000 or XP professional. Only one OS is allowed per dynamic volume and Dual booting of OSes that don't support dynamic disks from dynamic volumes is not possible. It is possible to convert a basic disk to a dynamic disk, but conversion back may be difficult or impossible. For example, NT fault tolerant volumes are supported on basic disks, but if the disk is converted to dynamic, it can not be converted back to basic. Dynamic disks are not supported on portable PCs.
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